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Ipod is disabled

It says Ipod disabled connect to itunes and everytime i connect it to itunes it says the ipod has a passcode and when i look on the ipod i don't see the screen with the numbers on it to put in the code

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From what I gather in your post, it seems that your touch has had too many wrong attempts at the passcode, so now it won't even give you the number pad to try again.

It is now necessary to restore the touch on the computer that was used to originally sync it, so you can reset your passcode and resync the data.

If you use a different computer, you will be able to unlock and remove passcode, but you will lose your data.

The link below will explain what I said a little better, and at the end of the article there is another link on how to actually update and restore your touch.

http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1212

Good luck!

Posted on Jan 01, 2009

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from apple If you have previously synced your device with iTunes, you may be able to reset the passcode by restoring the device:
  1. Connect the device to the computer with which you normally sync and open iTunes.
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  2. If the device is still disabled, or if iTunes does not automatically sync your device, sync the device with iTunes.
  3. If you have chosen to encrypt your backup, it will contain the passcode. Disable backup encryption before restoring from backup. Learn more about iOS backups in iTunes.

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If you own an iPod touch, you have the option to set a password, which Apple calls a passcode, to protect your data.
Anyone who attempts to access your iPod, after unlocking it or turning it on, will require the passcode to do so.
However, if you forget your passcode or incorrectly enter it, you will eventually see an alert that your iPod touch has become disabled.
To unlock your iPod touch after forgetting the passcode, and still access your content, you must connect it to the computer with which you last synced it.

Connect your iPod touch to the computer with which you last synced the music player.
Launch iTunes if it does not automatically open.
Select your iPod touch under the devices list, and click the "Summary" tab in iTunes.
Click "Restore" and, when prompted, click the "Back Up" button to save a back up of your iPod touch in iTunes.

Click "Restore" when prompted, after the back up saves. After restoring, click "Ok."
Choose the most recent back up from the drop down list on the "Set Up Your iPod" screen.

Click the "Continue" button to restore your iPod touch.

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